April 25 Single Parents meeting has been cancelled.
Business in Africa; four panel discussions: Challenges
and Prospects for Doing Business in Africa: An MBA Perspective;
8:30-10 a.m.; Policies for Enhancing Trade with Africa;
10 a.m.-12:15 p.m.; Doing Business in Africa: Opportunities
and Challenges; 1:15 p.m.-2:45 p.m.; Investing in Africa:
Creating a Conducive Environment; 2:45 p.m.-4 p.m.; Goldkin
Room, Houston Hall; info.:
aadinar@sas. upenn.edu (African Studies Center; La Salle University;
International Visitors Council of Philadelphia).
Biblical Interpretation in Comparative Context; info.: call
(215) 238-1290 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Through May 1 (Center
for Advanced Judaic Studies).
Observed; Andrea Baldeck, photographer; Baldeck's images invite
close inspection and a psychological response; Upper Gallery at
Widener Visitor Center. Through October 20 (Morris Arboretum).
and the Compass; film directed by Alex Cox, based on the Borges
story Muerte y la Brujula; 7:30 p.m.; Film Studies, 4th
floor west, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center (Library).
at 8 p.m.; International House; tickets are free: first come,
first serve, available one hour before each show. Through April
of a Revolution
and Staff Development Program: Making the Process Work for You;
Sharon Harris, Director of Staff and Labor Relations; how
to effectively prepare for your annual performance appraisal;
noon-2 p.m.; Class of '55 Room, Van Pelt-Deitrich (African-American
Mair; discusses and signs his book Columbia History of
Chinese Literature; noon; Penn Bookstore.
and Staff Appreciation Days; Penn Bookstore promotion offering
an extra 10% off all purchases for Penn faculty and staff. Also
Signaling Complexes in Astrocytomas: Transgenic Mouse Models;
Abhijit Guha, University of Toronto; 3 p.m.; Grossman Auditorium,
Wistar (Wistar Institute).
vs Religion: Is it Always So?; Andrew Petto, University of
the Arts; 8:30 a.m.; International House; $5; info.: (215) 386-0234
x 103 (Global Village at Philadelphia Cathedral).
of Glycans in Biological Systems; Yuan
Lee, Johns Hopkins University; 4 p.m.; Class of '62 Lecture Hall,
John Morgan Bldg (Biochemistry; Molecular Biophysics).
Dehumanization Through Biotechnology: An Emprical Examination;
John Evans, University of California at San Diego; noon;
Suite 320, 3401 Market Street (Center for Bioethics).
The deadline for the weekly Update is each Monday for the following
week's issue. The deadline for the Summer At Penn calendar is
May 14. For submission information, see www.